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Distribution Centre Assistant

Volunteer Position Description

Goal

To assist the Peel Children’s Aid Foundation Distribution centre in detagging and organizing the clothes and accessories available to the families in need. Supporting the PCAF goals of supporting families in greatest need in Peel Region in partnership with Peel CAS.

 

Description & Expectations:

  • Assisting in unpacking and detagging donated clothing and accessories
  • Assisting in sorting donated items by age and gender
  • Assisting workers and foster caregivers with shopping
  • Light lifting (boxes with clothes)
  • Other duties as assigned

Application Requirements

  • Application form
  • Confidentiality form
  • Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Two references
  • Office interview

Supervised By:

Distribution Manager

 

Qualifications Required:

  • Strong organization skills
  • Strong communication skills and ability to seek feedback when required
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently or in a team setting
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • An understanding of anti-oppression practices and willingness to embrace these practices
  • Dependability and reliability

Time Required:

  • 6 month commitment
  • 2 to 4 hours per day
  • 1 to 3 days/week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to learn about the Child Welfare field
  • Opportunity to work independently or in a team setting
  • Supportive work environment